Account Manager

Recruiter
Mayson Hunt Ltd
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Account Manager

West End

£25,000 - £30,000

We seek out the most talented individuals and reward them with a stimulating and challenging work environment. We offer an industry training programme, clear career progression and excellent remuneration package. We are currently looking to recruit bright and ambitious Account Managers to our operations and accounting team within our dynamic and fast-growing accountancy practice.

Key Responsibilities:

As a Account Manager, you will be responsible for providing accounting, tax and administrative support, working as an individual and part of a team, to a large portfolio of clients. Your main function will include:

  • On-boarding of new clients
  • Incorporating companies
  • Registering client companies for VAT and PAYE and Corporation Tax
  • Liaising with clients via telephone, e-mail and post
  • Processing PAYE and VAT returns
  • Processing of payrolls
  • Bank and other reconciliations
  • Adhering to all filing deadlines - including following up with your clients
  • Filing Confirmation Statements and assisting with end of year returns
  • Meeting daily/weekly/monthly deadlines, including clearing of inboxes and post daily
  • Corresponding with HMRC and Companies House on behalf of clients
  • Client management, including filing and general administration of client companies

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent academic record
  • Ideally candidates should have at least five A-C grade GCSEs, including English and Mathematics
  • General computer knowledge and good use of Microsoft packages (in particular Excel) is highly desirable
  • Membership of either AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) or ATT (Association of Tax Technicians) or Accountancy qualification highly preferable (but not essential)
  • Participation in our training programme is mandatory and further relevant training or qualifications is actively encouraged

Skills and experience:

  • Proven practice and industry experience highly preferable
  • Accountancy, tax and payroll experience is preferable (but not essential)
  • Excellent level of literacy, numeracy and communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail

Personal Attributes:

  • Friendly and outgoing personality with a positive 'can do’ attitude
  • Hard working, diligent and consciousness
  • Able to multi-task and prioritise tasks
  • Able to work to a high level of detail in a faced-paced environment
  • Self-starter and motivated to succeed